The War of The Roses

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First battle of St.Albans - When did this occur and who won?
2nd May 1455 - Yorkist victory
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Who was Henry VI's wife?
Margaret of Anjou
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What mental illness did Henry VI have?
Schizophrenia
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When and where did the last battle of the War of The Roses occur?
Battle of Bosworth in 1485
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What families were involved in the Wars of the Roses?
the House of Lancaster and the House of York
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When was Henry Born?
6th December 1421
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When did Henry VI first suffer from his mental Illness?
December 1453
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What notable person died at the 1st Battle of St.Albans?
Edmund Beaufort,duke of Somerset
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What were the two families fighting for?
Their claim to the throne of England
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Which House was the white rose?
York
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Which house was the red rose?
Lancaster
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How long was Richard, Duke of Yorks protectorate?
9 Years and 3 Months
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Margaret of Anjou

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Who was Henry VI's wife?

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Schizophrenia

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Battle of Bosworth in 1485

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the House of Lancaster and the House of York

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